Puerto Rico : Its Past, Present and Promise
This film describes how Puerto Rico, with too many people and too few resources, created an industrial economy and emerged from colonial rule to self - government. Governor Luis Muños Marin here decsribes his "Operation Bootstrap" program, interviewed on-camera with director Bill Deneen. The script was written by noted novelist and screenwriter Elmore Leonard.
Run time 19 minutes 56 secondsProducer William DeneenProduction Company Encyclopaedia Britannica FilmsSponsor Matt HeftlerAudio/Visual sound, color